Monthly Archives: August 2017


Useful Phone Numbers in Barcelona

By | 2018-05-21T08:09:09+00:00 August 29th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|

If you recently moved or are just visiting Barcelona, make sure you're always prepared with this list of important and emergency phone numbers in Barcelona. 112 All general emergencies 061 Medical emergencies Website: 080 Fire service The Fire brigrade or fire service is called "Bombers de Barcelona" Website: 088 Police (Mossos d'Esquadra) The Mossos d'Esquadra are Catalonia's autonomous community police force. They are responsible for crime investigations, crime prevention and assistance at accident scenes. From summer 2012 you can report [...]

Chickenpox: Get a Shot, Avoid the Dots!

By | 2018-05-21T08:09:28+00:00 August 23rd, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|

It feels like a fever. Or maybe a cold. But when you look in the mirror and see spots, you know it's not a game of connect-the-dots. It's chickenpox. And chickenpox sure do itch! Here's why: After the red spots appear on your body, they fill up with a clear liquid. These liquid-filled blisters are called vesicles. The vesicles release chemicals in your skin that activate the nerves that make you itch. These nerves in the top layers of [...]

Meet Our Life Coach: Inez Van Asselt

By | 2018-05-21T08:09:39+00:00 August 15th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|

We are happy to welcome our new Life Coach, Inez Van Asselt, here at TPMC! Inez is originally from the Netherlands where she obtained her Masters degree (2001) in Clinical Psychology and post-graduate training in Counseling. Inez has a wide range of professional experience and expertise in the clinical field. After moving to Barcelona she started to focus her personal and professional interest on life coaching, personal growth and self-development. Inez helps and supports families and individuals that [...]